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Active Network Hosts "Active Day" For YMCA Daycampers

posted on Mon, Jun 29 2015 10:52 am by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

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Councilwoman Jennifer Gates Visits a YMCA Make A Splash site

posted on Tue, Jun 16 2015 5:01 pm by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

Safety in and around water is an important issue for all children, but studies show that there are a disproportionate number of drownings among minority children. Councilwoman Jennifer Staubach Gates took a trip to our Make A Splash site to hang with the kids and discuss the importance of water safety to the media.

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Meet: Ivan Lopez from the Town North Family YMCA

posted on Wed, Jun 10 2015 11:25 am by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

Meet Ivan! Water safety experts from the Town North Family YMCA met him after they conducted a Make A Splash event at his apartment complex’s pool. Now, swimming has become a major part of his life! Take a moment to watch his story.

 

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Make A Splash: YMCA Urban Swim Program

posted on Sun, May 10 2015 11:41 am by YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

Many times children are left unsupervised in apartment complexes around swimming pools. Research shows that there is a high population of immigrant families in Dallas living in these complexes with children who do not know how to swim. Take a moment to see how our Make A Splash is making a difference in the Dallas community.

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"....For All."

posted on Thu, Apr 16 2015 9:58 am by Jeff Thomas, Executive Director of the Richardson YMCA

The mission of the YMCA is to put Christian values into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all, but what does "for all" mean? Jeff Thomas, Executive Director of the Richardson YMCA has the answer! Take a moment to read about how a small team found themselves at the Y.

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